ELPAT Specialty Update Symposium
SUNDAY 13 SEPTEMBER
09:00 – 12:50 ELPAT Specialty Update Symposium
CHAIRS: Annette Lennerling, Gothenburg, Sweden
Willem Weimar, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
09:00 Is it unethical for doctors to encourage healthy adults to donate a kidney to a stranger?
Antonia Cronin, London, United Kingdom
09:30 Unspecified donors and domino-paired chains
Willij Zuidema, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
10:00 Acceptability of public solicitation, the role of social media
Mihaela Frunza, Cluj, Romania
10:30 - 10:40 Q&A
10:40 – 11:10 Coffee Break
11:10 The legal debate on anonymous donation
Leonie Lopp, Münster, Germany
11:40 Psychological outcomes after unspecified donation
Hannah Maple, London, United Kingdom
12:10 Ethical and practical Issues of breaking anonymity
Linda Wright, Toronto, Canada
12:40 - 12:50 Q&A
ELPAT in pills:
Ethical, Legal, and Psychosocial Aspects of organ Transplantation (ELPAT) is a European platform that brings continuity and progress in European research and dialogue on ethical, legal, and psychosocial aspects of organ donation and transplantation.
Provides a forum for discussion about ethical, legal, and psychosocial problems and questions related to donation and transplantation; Organizes regular, international open and invitational conferences.
To increase the knowledge, understanding, and skills to implement a successful living kidney exchange program.
Nephrologists, surgeons, psychologists, social workers, transplant coordinators, nurse practitioners